I’m a mixed-race female international applicant who has lived in five countries, studied in three, and worked in four. Working at a leading public policy think tank in Washington DC highlighted the limits of having a tangible and positive impact through policy which has prompted my pivot to impact investing, particularly along with gender and racial lines.
Undergrad School: LSE
Undergrad Major: Business
Age: 26, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Masters
School Name: Georgetown
Extracurriculars: Women survivor of domestic violence group, Mentoring Asian American women
Title: Program Manager
Industry: Nonprofit / B-Corp
Company: Major NGO/NPO
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 10 mos
Post MBA Goal:
Post-MBA, I hope to first build hands-on experience in impact investing by joining the ESG arm of an institutional fund in the U.S. or in Asia, and then ultimately to start my own intersectional venture fund with a diverse investment team focused on channeling capital to underrepresented founders and to business models that address systemic inequities.
Target School: Columbia